PREPARATION

 Guidelines To Get You Going.


 

MASTERING PREPARATION 

ONE:         If you have any questions at all please contact us and we will get back to you asap.

TWO:        Please make sure your mix sounds EXACTLY the way you want before you send it.

THREE:   Name your file “ARTIST NAME – TRACK TITLE”

FOUR:     Please Send:  •WAV or AIFF File only  • 24 bit / 44khz or higher  • 3db to -6db of headroom on the master channel

***** Please do not turn your master channel fader down to create headroom. Leave it at 0. If you don’t have headroom either go back to your mix or send it to us and we’ll do                                 our best to work with it. No Normalize and No Dither.

FIVE:       Leave the master channel dry with no compressors or eq. If you have some slight compression that you used to help glue the mix thats fine but NO LIMITERS.

SIX:           Place your file(s) in a folder. Compress that folder as a ZIP or RAR file.

SEVEN:    After steps 1 – 6, Please send us your ZIP / RAR file via this DROPBOX LINK 

EIGHT:     CONTACT US – let us know about your project files and any other information.


MIXING & MASTERING PREPARATION

ONE:         If you have any questions at all please contact us and we will get back to you asap.

TWO:        Clean Up Your Entire Track & Be Sure To Send ONLY  Final Parts.

THREE:    Name each Channel “CHANNEL NAME – ARTIST NAME – TRACK TITLE”

FOUR:       Turn OFF All Processing & Effects – Send Only Dry Channels. (unless very specific effect)

FIVE:         Bounce Down Your Channels. ** Ableton User? We accept Ableton Project Files.

SIX:            Please Send:  •WAV or AIFF File only  • 24 bit / 44khz or higher  • 3db to -6db of headroom on the master channel   •No Normalize and No Dither.

SEVEN:     Include a Full Version Rough Mix.

EIGHT:      Include 3-5 Reference Tracks ( WAV or MP3 ) For our final A/B Comparison.

NINE:         Place your file(s) in a folder. Compress that folder as a ZIP or RAR file.

TEN:            After steps 1 -9, Please send us your ZIP / RAR file via this DROPBOX LINK 

ELEVEN:   CONTACT US – let us know about your project files and any other information.